Their decision to go ahead with the full term pregnancy brought the couple even more into the spotlight. Although they were confident in their decision, they did not receive universal support for their refusal to choose surgery to give fewer embryos a better chance. “In the beginning, for every ten letters that were happy for us, we got one letter accusing us of exploiting the children and being selfish to waste the world’s resources on such a large family,” Bobbi explained. Apart from the occasional criticism, however, they soon experienced something that brought tears to their eyes in a different way. Continue reading on the next page.